Alternative Names: Squirrelfish
Monterey Bay Recommendation: No recommendation. Small and fast growing, these are most likely underutilized and sustainable.
Uses in Cooking: This tiny fish is mostly pan fried whole.
Similar Fish: Similar to lobster claw meat, there is no real fish substitute.
Description: The meat of this fish is similar to that of a lobster claw.
Fun Facts: The spines of this fish are venomous.